The Unbearable Unfairness of Winning

On marbles and morals

Dear Flamingo aka Melinda Fargo (anag.)
Human Parts
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Black mother and daughter, where the daughter is upset
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Unfairness first came to me in the unremarkable blocks of flats where I grew up in North West London. Not unfair because my siblings and I were poorer than the other kids. We had long ago accepted there was no money for the delightful crap other people enjoyed.

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Dear Flamingo aka Melinda Fargo (anag.)
Human Parts

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